Ten days after Hizbul Mujahideen leader Burhan Wani was eliminated by the armed forces, Kashmir continues to see massive unrest, with the violence claiming over 40 lives.   The valley has seen protestors pelting stones, along with incidents of mobs attacking camps … Continue reading

The Cabinet has approved Model Shop & Establishment Act that allows shops, malls and other establishments to operate throughout the year with flexibility to open and shut at their convenience. Companies that will be benefitting from the move will be … Continue reading

Last week there were news reports of Sebi planning to lower the maximum total expense ratio that equity mutual funds can charge from 2.5% to 2%, and thereafter in phases to 1.5%. This is a positive development for investors who should welcome … Continue reading

There will always be an England, but what’s not clear is whether there will always be a European Union. If the UK votes this month to exit the European Union, the world’s worst fear is that it could lead to … Continue reading

India plans to introduce a 25% tax on sugar exports to maintain local supplies, the government said on Thursday, a move that could further push up global prices of the sweetener and boost shipments from Thailand. Sugar output in India, the World’s no. 2 producer behind … Continue reading

The dreaded El Nino effect, the global weather phenomenon of warm oceanic temperatures associated with dry monsoon spells in the subcontinent, is about to end and may give way to its opposite, the La Nina, says private forecast Skymet. This … Continue reading

In an attempt to lure flyers and push up sales, no-frills airlines have slashed fares in advance purchase offers. SpiceJet is offering one-way fares between Rs 511 and Rs 2,111 (excluding taxes) on domestic and international routes, respectively, in a … Continue reading

After 17 months of contracting, the wholesale price index (WPI) has finally entered a positive zone.  The annual rate of inflation, based on monthly WPI, stood at 0.34 percent for April, 2016 as compared to -0.85 percent for the previous month … Continue reading

Acting upon recommendations of the Special Investigation Team (SIT) on black money, market watchdog Sebi plans to tighten due diligence requirements for issuance and transfer of controversy-ridden P-Notes and put the onus on investors to ensure compliance with anti-money laundering law. While Sebi (Securities … Continue reading

Amazon, the Seattle-based online retailer, has highlighted uncertainties and regulatory risks in its India business, citing the latest e-commerce guidelines which allowed 100 per cent foreign investment in marketplace platforms but with several riders. The company has pointed at the … Continue reading

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